Phillip Alan Knight, 56, died on Aug. 22, 2016 at The Denver Hospice, Denver.

Born on April 4, 1960 to Kenneth E. and Jo Anna McCoy Knight at Scott City, he was a lifetime Lyons resident.

He graduated from Lyons High School with the class of 1978 and Kansas State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science in 1982. He was a farmer/cattleman and was a member of Faith Bible Church, Lyons; Kansas Livestock Association; and Alpha Gamma Rho at Kansas State University.

He married Susan Annette Curtis June 1, 1980 at Prairie Village.

Survivors include wife, Susan of the home; son, Aaron and Leanna Knight, Olathe; two daughters, Amanda and Eric Dynneson, Erie, Colorado, and Alisha and Andrew Narvaez, East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania; five grandchildren; father, Kenneth and Tamara Knight of Lyons; two brothers, Mark and Sherri Knight, and John Knight, both of Lyons; and two sisters, Kathryn and Mark Maxwell, Manhattan, Kansas, and Judith Hutton, Wichita.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Jo Anna McCoy Knight.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016 at Faith Bible Church, Lyons, with the Rev. Phil Green officiating. Burial in Lyons Municipal Cemetery.

Visitation will be 2 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, 2016 with family present 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Birzer Funeral Home, Lyons.

Memorial to Faith Bible Church or Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer’s Network in care of the funeral home.